IpA Shield II

Joint Actions
for the protection
and improvement of
public health in the
Cross- Border Area

Budget: 1.237.065,47€

Project Beneficiaries

The project is implemented by the General Hospital of Kilkis in cooperation with the Public Health Institution General Hospital-Gevgelija, the 4th Regional Health Directorate of Macedonia – Thrace, the National Emergency Center and the Valandovo Health Center.


The total budget of the project is 1.237.065,47 €, being co-funded by the European Union and by National Funds of Greece and Republic of North Macedonia


2 General Hospitals and 4 Health Centers will be upgraded with new equipment while information, education and preventive medicine actions will be implement.


The project started on June 20, 2018 and is expected to finish on March 20 2021.


The improvement of the effectiveness of the primary and preventive health care services in the cross-border area by upgrading the existing medical services and equipment and setting up new, emphasizing to the prevention of diabetes.



General Hospital of Kilkis - Lead Beneficiary

Public Health Institution General Hospital-Gevgelija

4th Health District of Macedonia and Thrace

Valandovo Health Center

National Emergency Aid Center